PhET Progress Report

Sam Reid

March 26, 2009


An online version of this report is available here.

Here's a pie chart representation of the time distribution.


The Ramp

         About 20 hours (of my time) old

         Started initial framework, have UI rough draft for startup module



         Minor bugfixes for many simulations

         Integrate new text for software use agreement acceptance dialog

         Fix from showing up in Flash jars

         Generalize and improve batch deploy process

         Deployed second batch of alpha simulation tests

         Many discussions



         Git: experiment with git-cvsserver under cygwin

         JSpinner bug on Mac, with Chris

         Standardize and automate screenshot generation and deploy process

         Discuss and configure IDEs for scala and flex with Jonathan


Upcoming Work

         Issues for IOM implementation, testing, deploying, including:

1.      Translation deploy process needs to be rewritten to accommodate new deploy structure and jar signing

2.      Working with Dano to make deploy process safer and cleaner on tigercat

         Motion series suite, esp. Ramp

         For details, See ticket report "Sam R: Report" here

         See IOM Beta mini-milestone here